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Becoming a Teacher (with MyLabSchool)

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ISBN-10: 0205502873

ISBN-13: 9780205502875

Edition: 7th 2007

Authors: Forrest W. Parkay, Beverly H. Stanford

List price: $119.60
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List price: $119.60
Edition: 7th
Copyright year: 2007
Publisher: Allyn & Bacon, Incorporated
Binding: Mixed Media
Pages: 608
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.750
Language: English

The Teaching Profession
Teaching: Your Chosen Profession
Why Do You Want to Teach? Desire to Work with Children and Young People
A Passion for Teaching Influence of Teachers Desire to Serve Practical
Benefits of Teaching What Challenges Will I Confront as a Teacher?
Classroom Management and Increasing School Violence Social Problems
That Impact Students Inadequate Family and Community Support Long
Working Hours and Job Stress Gaining Professional Empowerment
What Is It Like to be a Teacher?
Reality 1: Unpredictable Outcomes
Reality 2: Assessing Students Learning
Reality 3: Limited Influence on Students Behavior
Reality 4: The Importance of Teachers Attitudes
Reality 5: The Unpredictability and Immediacy of Teaching
Reality 6: The Uniqueness of Teaching What Will Society Expect of Me as a Teacher?
The Public Trust Teacher Competency and Effectiveness
Teacher Accountability How Do Accomplished Teachers View Their Work?
A Way of Being
A Creative Endeavor
A Live Performance
A Form of Empowerment
An Opportunity to Serve Keepers of the Dream
Learning to Teach
What Knowledge Do You Need to Teach?
Self-Knowledge Knowledge of Students Knowledge of Subject Knowledge of How to Use Educational
Theory and Research Reflection and Problem Solving
What Are Five Views of the Teacher Knowledge Base?
A Personal Development View Research-Based Competencies State Standards
A Job-Analysis Approach Professional
Views How Do Reforms in Teacher Education Affect You?
Increased Academic Preparation Expanded Role for Schools State Standards Boards
What Can You Learn from Observing in Classrooms?
Technology and Classroom Observations Focused Observations
Observation Instruments How Can You Gain Practical Experience for Becoming a Teacher?
Classroom Experiences Student Teaching Gaining Experiences in Multicultural
Settings Induction and Internship Programs Substitute Teaching
How Can You Develop Your Teaching Portfolio?
Portfolio Contents Using a Portfolio
How Can You Benefit from Mentoring Relationships?
What Opportunities for Continuing Professional Development Will You Have?
Self-Assessment for Professional Growth Teacher Workshops
Teacher Centers Professional Development Schools Supervision and Mentoring of Student
Teachers Graduate Study Study on the Internet
Foundations of Teaching
Ideas and Events That Have Shaped Education in the United States
What Determines Your Educational Philosophy?
Beliefs About Teaching and Learning Beliefs
About Students Beliefs About Knowledge Beliefs
About What Is Worth Knowing
What Are the Branches of Philosophy?
Metaphysics Epistemology Axiology
What Are Five Modern Philosophical Orientations to Teaching?
Perennialism Essentialism Progressivism Existentialism Social Reconstructionism
What Psychological Orientations
Have Influenced Teaching Philosophies?
Humanistic Philosophy Behaviorism Constructivism
How Can You Develop Your Educational Philosophy?
What Were Teaching and Schools Like in the American Colonies (1620-1750)?
Colonial Schools
The Origins of Mandated Education Education for African
Americans and Native Americans What Were the Goals of Education during the Revolutionary Period (1750-1820)?
Benjamin Franklins Academy Sarah Pierces Female Academy
Thomas Jeffersons Philosophy Noah Websters Speller How Wa